National Yiddish Book Center Auditorium
During and just after World War II, folklorist Moshe Beregovsky and the Kiev Cabinet for Jewish Culture collected original Yiddish songs written by Soviet Jews. But in 1949, the Soviet government confiscated and hid away the songs. In this all-new concert and lecture program, singer-songwriter Psoy Korolenko and historian Anna Shternshis bring these lost Yiddish songs to life and share the incredible stories behind these treasures.
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Defined Out of Existence: The U.S. Government's Continuing Attempt to Remove and Replace American Indians
From first contact, those who arrived in what is now known as the United States have used diverse methods to decrease the number of peoples indigenous to the land. First, physical elimination via...
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Although Jews were only 3.5 percent of the American population in the 1950s, in their war literature they created the template through which Americans saw World War II. For instance, nearly all of...